Weekly endgame study | April 03, 2011 21:56

Weekly Endgame Study (212)

Weekly Endgame StudyEvery week we present you an endgame study selected by IM Yochanan Afek: player, trainer, endgame study composer and writer. A week later the solution is published. Good luck solving!

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N. Rjabinin

White to play and win

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Y. Bazlov

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Author: Yochanan Afek

IM Yochanan Afek is a chess player, trainer, endgame study composer and writer. His complete selection of studies can be found here.



RRB's picture

Not as aesthetic as last ones!
still, not sure if my solution is correct:

1.e7 Rc8 2.Kd1 Bh4 3.Rh3 g5 4.Rf3 g4
5.Rf7+ Kg6 6.Rf8 Bxe7 7.Rc8 Bxd6 8.Rc6+-

Zomerschaker's picture

Hey..I solved this study without knowing it!!..just thought it was a side variation..Nice variation of course, but nothing compared to a8(Q) Nb6 Kxb8 Nxa8 Kb7! from 2 weeks before.

choufleur's picture

I completely agree ; this study is nothing special. This column is generally excellent, though.

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